The education technology community must continue waiting for details on the new federal Student Digital Privacy Act proposed by President Obama earlier this month.
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January 21, 2015
December 26, 2014
Google scanning student emails, inBloom collapsing, and the California legislature passing a major data-privacy measure were among the top data-privacy stories of 2014.
October 17, 2014
Just 9 percent of districts report having adequate bandwidth to support digital learning and assessments, according to a new survey.
October 06, 2014
Two national organizations for district leadership joined forces to give superintendents tips about how to plan for a successful digital conversion.
July 07, 2014
The Consortium for School Networking released new recommendations to help district leaders protect student data privacy.
June 20, 2014
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler released his proposal to modernize the E-rate program today, allocating $2 billion over the next two years to boost Wi-Fi in schools.
June 05, 2014
Schools will need more money from the federal government to buy the technology they need for online common-core assessments, some education organizations argue.
May 28, 2014
Schools and libraries need $800 million annually in new E-rate funds to build and maintain adequate internal wireless networks, concludes an analysis from CoSN and EducationSuperHighway.
March 21, 2014
A new guide attempts to offer a step-by-step guide for school districts seeking to protect the privacy of student data when contracting with private companies.
February 07, 2014
The organization that represents school technology officers wants more than just better connectivity in K-12. It wants faster access to E-rate funds.